Cruise inventory

RV Tellina 4/69

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Tellina (74TE)
Cruise identifier4/69
Cruise period1969-05-05 — 1969-06-06
StatusCompleted
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. To measure sole egg production, egg and larval dispersal and mortality in the Blackwater.
2. To measure planktonic vertical distribution of sole eggs and larvae.
3. To map other sole spawning areas on the Essex and Suffolk coasts.
4. To collect shrimp and prawn samples for Mr Warren (Burnham-on-Crouch
Laboratory).
Chief scientistJohn D Riley (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Tellina 4/69 cruise report tellina04_69.pdf — access key 'C' (0.12 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Measurements 
Biology and fisheries 
PhytoplanktonDescription: collected
ZooplanktonDescription: collected
Eggs and larvaeDescription: sole egg production monitored and larvae sampled
CrustaceansDescription: samples of prawns and shrimps collected
Other biological/fisheries measurementQuantity: number of samples = 100
Description: sole skin and muscle